JAMES P. FLYNN is a Member of the Firm in the Litigation and Labor and Employment practices, and he serves as the Managing Director of Epstein Becker Green. His practice focuses on civil litigation and corporate counseling, including trial and appellate work in the area of intellectual property, complex commercial matters, and employment law. Mr. Flynn represents businesses in a broad spectrum of industries, including health care, pharmaceuticals, and financial services. His experience is similarly diverse and includes:
- Representing clients in a wide variety of intellectual property matters, including restrictive covenants, trade secrets, copyright, trademark, and patent cases
- Acting as lead trial and appellate counsel for the defendants inMarshak v. Treadwell and obtaining a jury verdict that invalidated plaintiff's federal registration for the mark "The Drifters" for a singing group and recognized the clients' ownership of the name
- Counseling clients and litigating disputes concerning copyright infringement, cyber-squatting, trademark infringement and counterfeiting issues, false advertising, substantiation, and consumer fraud
- Providing counsel and drafting advice for clients embarking on new business ventures, and drafts licensing, distribution, confidentiality, employment, and other agreements.